Speakers Express

Speakers Express health care experts address major and relevant themes affecting hospitals, health systems, and other health care organizations. Our roster of highly-credentialed professionals is available to help you, your leadership team, and your governing board address issues, guide conversations, and point you in the direction of success.

For assistance in planning your next health care educational program or retreat, contact Laura Woodburn at (916) 973-9154 or lwoodburn@healthforum.com

Featured Speakers

  • Jade Gong

    A nationally recognized thought leader in post-acute and long term care delivery.

  • Laura Adams

    Laura Adams is the President and CEO of the Rhode Island Quality Institute (RIQI).

  • James E. Orlikoff

    President of Orlikoff & Associates, Inc.

  • Ian Morrison, PhD

    Internationally known speaker on health care

  • Paul H. Keckley, PhD

    Managing Director, Navigant Center for Healthcare Research and Policy Analysis

Speaker News

Speakers Express Welcomes Shari Welch

Monte I. DubeSHARI WELCH, M.D.

Dr. Welch is currently a practicing physician, an independent consultant, and a research fellow at the Intermountain Institute for Health Care Delivery Research. She is board certified in Emergency Medicine (licensed in Utah and Texas) and she is certified in healthcare management by the American College of Healthcare Executives.

Dr. Welch was formerly the Quality Improvement Director for the flagship emergency department at Intermountain Healthcare. She was appointed to the clinical faculty at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) as a consultant on efficiency and safety. She has served as a technical expert on quality for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). She works as an independent healthcare consultant on projects dealing with improving quality and the patient experience of care. She also speaks on how to engage physicians in this work. Her thirty years working in the emergency department color her speaking with real life compelling stories from the healthcare front lines!

Dr. Welch has written four books on quality and safety and has published over two dozen articles in medical and quality journals. Her latest book contract with Health Administration Press focuses on successful change management in healthcare. She has spoken at the National Forum, the American College of Emergency Physicians, and the ACHE Spring Congress and Clusters. She writes a column on operational improvement and efficiency for ACEPNow.

Additional Speakers Express Information

Speakers Express
Speakers Express

Whether you are planning a one-day seminar, a multi-day board retreat or a panel discussion, through our Speakers Express service you will have access to high caliber speakers and presenters.

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Physician Leadership Forum
Physician Leadership Forum

Speakers Express is pleased to announce its partnership with the Physician Leadership Forum. The AHA's Physician Leadership Forum is a new way for physicians and hospitals to advance excellence in patient care.

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Speakers Express 2015
Speakers Express 2015

Contact Speakers Express for assistance in planning your 2015 retreat or educational event.

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Knowledge Experts
Knowledge Experts

Our speakers are proven professionals who are viewed as the "go to" leaders in their respective fields of expertise.

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Speaking Topics
Speaking Topics

With speaking topics that range from health care reform to leadership and change management, Speakers Express will work with you to identify a presenter with expertise in topics of specific interest to your organization.

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Book a Speaker

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Client List
Client List

Our speakers work very hard to exceed all expectations of our clients. See who has used Speakers Express to help their organization rise to new levels of performance!

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